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Reflections on Access for All

      Roger Loveless is new to the Rotorua area and as a prior Access Coordinator for CCS Disability Action he’d like to see a greater understanding from city planners that there are other disabilities besides physical that need to be considered. Reflections on Access for All By Roger Loveless For some reason when ...

“It’s a zimmer frame” mobility aids and community reaction

LAC Chair, Allyson Hamblett, talks about her experiences using a mobility aid and the reaction from the community to it. LACs are advisory committees that help provide governance for our regions. We live in a society where people have different abilities, strengths and weaknesses. Sometimes people need equipment to help them get around the community. While, this ...